Some pass silently across the stage,
Exuberant, embittered, at peace, in pain.
Vividly, some make a different choice,
Ear to the window of their inner voice,
Necessary framers of their age.
They sing, dance, write, paint - every passion drain.
Yet no work of such love can be in vain.
Copyright by Nicholas Gordon
Audio and Video Music: Fur Elise. By Ludwig Van Beethoven. Music free to use at YouTube.